Mark A Pereira

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Affiliation: University of Minnesota
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Sugar-sweetened and artificially-sweetened beverages in relation to obesity risk
    Mark A Pereira
    University of Minnesota, School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, Minneapolis, MN
    Adv Nutr 5:797-808. 2014
  2. pmc Earlier age at menarche is associated with higher diabetes risk and cardiometabolic disease risk factors in Brazilian adults: Brazilian Longitudinal Study of Adult Health (ELSA-Brasil)
    Noel T Mueller
    Postgraduate Studies Program in Epidemiology, School of Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Rua Ramiro Barcelos n, 2600, sala 414, Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre 90035 003, Brazil
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 13:22. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint Artificially sweetened beverages--do they influence cardiometabolic risk?
    Mark A Pereira
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Curr Atheroscler Rep 15:375. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Diet beverages and the risk of obesity, diabetes, and cardiovascular disease: a review of the evidence
    Mark A Pereira
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454, USA
    Nutr Rev 71:433-40. 2013
  5. pmc The impact of regular self-weighing on weight management: a systematic literature review
    Jeffrey J VanWormer
    Department of Education, Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation, 920 East 28th St, Suite 100, Minneapolis, MN 55407, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 5:54. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Consumption of 100% fruit juice and risk of obesity and metabolic syndrome: findings from the national health and nutrition examination survey 1999-2004
    Mark A Pereira
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 South Second St, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 29:625-9. 2010
  7. pmc Breakfast frequency and quality may affect glycemia and appetite in adults and children
    Mark A Pereira
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Nutr 141:163-8. 2011
  8. pmc Combined lifestyle factors and cardiovascular disease mortality in Chinese men and women: the Singapore Chinese health study
    Andrew O Odegaard
    MPH, University of Minnesota, School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, 1300 S 2nd St, Ste 300, Minneapolis MN, 55454, USA
    Circulation 124:2847-54. 2011
  9. pmc Age at menarche and cardiovascular disease mortality in Singaporean Chinese women: the Singapore Chinese Health Study
    Noel T Mueller
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 22:717-22. 2012
  10. pmc Western-style fast food intake and cardiometabolic risk in an Eastern country
    Andrew O Odegaard
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, 55454, USA
    Circulation 126:182-8. 2012

Detail Information

Publications45

  1. ncbi request reprint Sugar-sweetened and artificially-sweetened beverages in relation to obesity risk
    Mark A Pereira
    University of Minnesota, School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, Minneapolis, MN
    Adv Nutr 5:797-808. 2014
    ..The field needs higher-quality experimental studies in humans, with relevant direct comparisons between sweetened beverages and their sweetened solid-food alternatives...
  2. pmc Earlier age at menarche is associated with higher diabetes risk and cardiometabolic disease risk factors in Brazilian adults: Brazilian Longitudinal Study of Adult Health (ELSA-Brasil)
    Noel T Mueller
    Postgraduate Studies Program in Epidemiology, School of Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Rua Ramiro Barcelos n, 2600, sala 414, Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre 90035 003, Brazil
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 13:22. 2014
    ..We tested the hypothesis that earlier menarche is associated with higher diabetes risk in Brazilian adults...
  3. ncbi request reprint Artificially sweetened beverages--do they influence cardiometabolic risk?
    Mark A Pereira
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Curr Atheroscler Rep 15:375. 2013
    ..The limited experimental evidence does not support an effect of ASB on obesity or chronic disease. Indeed, experimental studies in humans suggest ASB may be effective for weight loss when replacing sugar-sweetened beverages. ..
  4. ncbi request reprint Diet beverages and the risk of obesity, diabetes, and cardiovascular disease: a review of the evidence
    Mark A Pereira
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454, USA
    Nutr Rev 71:433-40. 2013
    ..Still, additional evidence from experimental studies is needed to more definitively determine the benefits and risks of frequent ASB consumption. ..
  5. pmc The impact of regular self-weighing on weight management: a systematic literature review
    Jeffrey J VanWormer
    Department of Education, Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation, 920 East 28th St, Suite 100, Minneapolis, MN 55407, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 5:54. 2008
    ..The evidence on frequent self-weighing, however, has not yet been synthesized. The purpose of this paper is to evaluate the evidence regarding the use of regular self-weighing for both weight loss and weight maintenance...
  6. ncbi request reprint Consumption of 100% fruit juice and risk of obesity and metabolic syndrome: findings from the national health and nutrition examination survey 1999-2004
    Mark A Pereira
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 South Second St, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 29:625-9. 2010
    ..Therefore, our purpose was to study the association between 100% fruit juice intake and risk of obesity and metabolic syndrome in a representative sample of the U.S. population...
  7. pmc Breakfast frequency and quality may affect glycemia and appetite in adults and children
    Mark A Pereira
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Nutr 141:163-8. 2011
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  8. pmc Combined lifestyle factors and cardiovascular disease mortality in Chinese men and women: the Singapore Chinese health study
    Andrew O Odegaard
    MPH, University of Minnesota, School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, 1300 S 2nd St, Ste 300, Minneapolis MN, 55454, USA
    Circulation 124:2847-54. 2011
    ..Lifestyle factors directly influence cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk, yet little research has examined the association of combined lifestyle factors with CVD mortality, especially in Asian populations...
  9. pmc Age at menarche and cardiovascular disease mortality in Singaporean Chinese women: the Singapore Chinese Health Study
    Noel T Mueller
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 22:717-22. 2012
    ..To examine whether age at menarche was inversely associated with cardiovascular disease (CVD) mortality in Singaporean Chinese women...
  10. pmc Western-style fast food intake and cardiometabolic risk in an Eastern country
    Andrew O Odegaard
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, 55454, USA
    Circulation 126:182-8. 2012
    ..Western-style fast food contributes to a dietary pattern portending poor cardiometabolic health in the United States. With globalization, this way of eating is becoming more common in developing and recently developed populations...
  11. pmc Soft drink and juice consumption and risk of physician-diagnosed incident type 2 diabetes: the Singapore Chinese Health Study
    Andrew O Odegaard
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 171:701-8. 2010
    ..34, 2.16) compared with those who gained less weight (RR = 1.20, 95% CI: 1.03, 1.41). Relatively frequent intake of soft drinks and juice is associated with an increased risk for development of type 2 diabetes in Chinese men and women...
  12. pmc Dietary patterns and incident type 2 diabetes in chinese men and women: the singapore chinese health study
    Andrew O Odegaard
    Division of Epidemiology and CommunityHealth, University ofMinnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Diabetes Care 34:880-5. 2011
    ..To empirically derive dietary patterns and examine their association with incident type 2 diabetes...
  13. pmc Soy intake and risk of type 2 diabetes in Chinese Singaporeans [corrected]
    Noel T Mueller
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 South 2nd St, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Eur J Nutr 51:1033-40. 2012
    ..To examine the association between soy products and their components, isoflavones and protein, and incident type 2 diabetes in a population with varied soy intake and high rates of diabetes...
  14. pmc BMI, all-cause and cause-specific mortality in Chinese Singaporean men and women: the Singapore Chinese health study
    Andrew O Odegaard
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e14000. 2010
    ..We aimed to examine the association between body mass index (BMI), all cause and cause-specific mortality to determine the optimal range of BMI in relation to mortality in Chinese men and women in Singapore...
  15. pmc Child height and the risk of young-adult obesity
    Steven D Stovitz
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55414, USA
    Am J Prev Med 38:74-7. 2010
    ..Childhood obesity is a major risk factor for adult obesity, and obese children tend to be taller than their normal-weight peers...
  16. pmc Asthma and the risk of type 2 diabetes in the Singapore Chinese Health Study
    Noel T Mueller
    University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, 1300 S 2nd St, Suite 300, Minneapolis MN 55454, United States
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 99:192-9. 2013
    ..In the present study, we investigated the hypothesis that asthma is associated with an increased risk of incident type 2 diabetes in Chinese adults...
  17. pmc The association of hip circumference with incident hip fracture in a cohort of postmenopausal women: the Iowa Women's Health Study
    Emily D Parker
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 18:836-41. 2008
    ..As the mean age of the U.S. population increases, the public health burden of osteoporotic fractures is expected to increase. This study prospectively examined the independent association of hip circumference with hip fracture...
  18. pmc BMI and diabetes risk in Singaporean Chinese
    Andrew O Odegaard
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Diabetes Care 32:1104-6. 2009
    ..We examined the association between BMI and incident type 2 diabetes because detailed prospective cohort data on this topic in Asians are scarce...
  19. pmc Omega-3 fatty acids and incident type 2 diabetes: the Singapore Chinese Health Study
    Diana P Brostow
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 94:520-6. 2011
    ..The role of omega-3 (n-3) fatty acids (FAs) in the development of type 2 diabetes is uncertain, especially with regard to any differential influence of α-linolenic acid (ALA), eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA), and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA)...
  20. ncbi request reprint Food security and metabolic syndrome in U.S. adults and adolescents: findings from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1999-2006
    Emily D Parker
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1524, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 20:364-70. 2010
    ..S. adults and adolescents. We hypothesized that compared with those in food-secure households, adolescents and adults living in food-insecure households would have increased odds of (MetS)...
  21. pmc Relationships between energy balance knowledge and the home environment
    Megan E Slater
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 111:556-60. 2011
    ..72, P=0.003). Youth and/or parent knowledge alone was not significantly associated with most characteristics of the home environment, supporting the importance of developing intervention strategies that target the family as a whole...
  22. ncbi request reprint Breakfast eating and weight change in a 5-year prospective analysis of adolescents: Project EAT (Eating Among Teens)
    Maureen T Timlin
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Pediatrics 121:e638-45. 2008
    ..This study was conducted to examine the association between breakfast frequency and 5-year body weight change in 2216 adolescents...
  23. pmc Coffee, tea, and incident type 2 diabetes: the Singapore Chinese Health Study
    Andrew O Odegaard
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 88:979-85. 2008
    ..Increasing coffee intake was inversely associated with risk of type 2 diabetes in populations of European descent; however, data from high-risk Asian populations are lacking as are data on tea intake in general...
  24. ncbi request reprint Adolescent beverage habits and changes in weight over time: findings from Project EAT
    Michelle S Vanselow
    Division of EpidemiologyCommunity Health School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 90:1489-95. 2009
    ..Obesity in adolescence has been increasing in the past several decades. Beverage habits among adolescents include increased consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages and decreased consumption of milk...
  25. ncbi request reprint Associations of plant food, dairy product, and meat intakes with 15-y incidence of elevated blood pressure in young black and white adults: the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study
    Lyn M Steffen
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 82:1169-77; quiz 1363-4. 2005
    ..Consumption of plant foods and dairy and meat products may moderate increases in blood pressure...
  26. pmc Preventing and managing cardiometabolic risk: the logic for intervention
    Mark A Pereira
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454 1015, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 6:2568-84. 2009
    ....
  27. pmc Adiposity indices in the prediction of insulin resistance in prepubertal Colombian children
    Noel T Mueller
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 South Second Street, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454 USA
    Public Health Nutr 16:248-55. 2013
    ..To compare BMI with abdominal skinfold thickness (ASF), waist circumference and waist-to-height ratio in the prediction of insulin resistance (IR) in prepubertal Colombian children...
  28. pmc Association of hip circumference with incident diabetes and coronary heart disease: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities study
    Emily D Parker
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, 8170 33rd Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55406 1524, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 169:837-47. 2009
    ..00, 0.92, 0.75, 0.63, 0.50). Although excess adiposity is a general risk factor for diabetes and CHD, for a given BMI and waist circumference, greater hip circumference appears to lessen the risk of diabetes and CHD...
  29. pmc The interaction of childhood height and childhood BMI in the prediction of young adult BMI
    Steven D Stovitz
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:2336-41. 2008
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Sugar-sweetened beverages, weight gain and nutritional epidemiological study design
    Mark A Pereira
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Br J Nutr 99:1169-70. 2008
  31. pmc Interactions between race/ethnicity and anthropometry in risk of incident diabetes: the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis
    Pamela L Lutsey
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 172:197-204. 2010
    ..However, the generally low level of adiposity in Chinese led to a relatively low diabetes occurrence...
  32. ncbi request reprint Dietary patterns and mortality in a Chinese population
    Andrew O Odegaard
    From the School of Public Health Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN AOO, MDG, and MAP The Duke National University of Singapore Graduate Medical School, Singapore W PK the Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health, National University of Singapore W PK the Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, Pittsburgh, PA J MY and the Graduate School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA J MY
    Am J Clin Nutr 100:877-83. 2014
    ..Limited research has examined the association between dietary patterns and mortality, especially in non-Western populations...
  33. ncbi request reprint Glycated hemoglobin and all-cause and cause-specific mortality in Singaporean Chinese without diagnosed diabetes: the Singapore Chinese Health Study
    Michael P Bancks
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
    Diabetes Care 37:3180-7. 2014
    ..Glycated hemoglobin (HbA₁c) is a robust biomarker of the preceding 2 to 3 months average blood glucose level. The aim of this study was to examine the association between HbA₁c and mortality in a cohort of Southeast Asians...
  34. pmc Predictors of change in physical activity during and after pregnancy: Project Viva
    Mark A Pereira
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454, USA
    Am J Prev Med 32:312-9. 2007
    ..Few studies document longitudinal changes in physical activity from prepregnancy to the postpartum period...
  35. ncbi request reprint Whole grain food intake elevates serum enterolactone
    David R Jacobs
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Br J Nutr 88:111-6. 2002
    ..Serum enterolactone concentrations can be raised by eating a diet rich in whole grains...
  36. ncbi request reprint Trans fatty acids, insulin resistance, and type 2 diabetes
    Andrew O Odegaard
    School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 South Second Street, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Nutr Rev 64:364-72. 2006
    ..More experimental research in humans is needed to further address this question...
  37. ncbi request reprint Fast-food habits, weight gain, and insulin resistance (the CARDIA study): 15-year prospective analysis
    Mark A Pereira
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Lancet 365:36-42. 2005
    ..We aimed to investigate the association between reported fast-food habits and changes in bodyweight and insulin resistance over a 15-year period in the USA...
  38. ncbi request reprint Coffee consumption and risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus: an 11-year prospective study of 28 812 postmenopausal women
    Mark A Pereira
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 S Second Street, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:1311-6. 2006
    ..Our objective was to examine the association between total, caffeinated, and decaffeinated coffee intake, as assessed by food frequency questionnaire at baseline, and risk of incident type 2 diabetes mellitus...
  39. ncbi request reprint Breakfast frequency and quality in the etiology of adult obesity and chronic diseases
    Maureen T Timlin
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55454, USA
    Nutr Rev 65:268-81. 2007
    ..Only four relatively small and short-term randomized trials have examined breakfast consumption and body weight or chronic disease risk, with mixed results. Large, long-term, randomized trials are needed...
  40. pmc Using sit-stand workstations to decrease sedentary time in office workers: a randomized crossover trial
    Nirjhar Dutta
    Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 11:6653-65. 2014
    ..This study was conducted to determine whether installation of sit-stand desks (SSDs) could lead to decreased sitting time during the workday among sedentary office workers...
  41. ncbi request reprint Dietary fiber and risk of coronary heart disease: a pooled analysis of cohort studies
    Mark A Pereira
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN55454, USA
    Arch Intern Med 164:370-6. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to conduct a pooled analysis of dietary fiber and its subtypes and risk of coronary heart disease...
  42. pmc Novel risk factors and the prediction of type 2 diabetes in the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) study
    L A Raynor
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Academic General Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Diabetes Care 36:70-6. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to determine potential added value of novel risk factors in predicting the development of type 2 diabetes beyond that provided by standard clinical risk factors...
  43. ncbi request reprint Within-person variation in serum lipids: implications for clinical trials
    Mark A Pereira
    University of Minnesota, School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 33:534-41. 2004
    ..Materials and Methods The authors studied within-person variation in serum total and high density lipoprotein (HDL) cholesterol in 458 participants of 27 dietary intervention studies in Wageningen, The Netherlands, from 1976 to 1995...
  44. pmc Validity and reliability of a home environment inventory for physical activity and media equipment
    John R Sirard
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 5:24. 2008
    ....
  45. ncbi request reprint Occupational physical activity in the atherosclerosis risk in communities study
    Kelly R Evenson
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27514, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 13:351-7. 2003
    ..The purposes of this study were to describe occupational activity and to quantify the association between occupational and leisure activity in 2991 African American and 8566 White middle-aged adults...